Mary Lynn Stayton, of Gunnison, died from cancer April 21, 2010, at her home. She was 61.
She was born May 1, 1948, in Westpoint, Neb., the daughter of Dr. Theodore E. and Ruby V. Schwemly Schoeni.
She graduated from McCook High School in 1966 and spent four years at the University of Wyoming.
Mary Lynn married Tom Stayton Dec. 28, 1974, in McCook, Neb.
She worked as the head teller at First National Bank in Craig from 1976 to 1982. She left the bank to be a stay-at-home mother.
A memorial service took place April 26, 2010, at the Iola picnic area at Blue Mesa Reservoir, and cremation has taken place. Memorial contributions may be made to the Gunnison Country Food Pantry, 321 N. Main St., in Gunnison, or a charity of your choice.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
She is survived by her husband, Tom Stayton, at home; and daughters Shannon Stayton, of Englewood, and Lindsey Stayton, of Gunnison.